★ The World’s Most Beautiful Eggs: The Genius of Faberge
~ Retrospectives / ~ Things of the Past

★ The World’s Most Beautiful Eggs: The Genius of Faberge

★ Not a new documentary, but an absolutely wonderful one – the BBC’s fascinating 2013 account of the life and work of Russian jeweller, Carl Faberge, is currently available to watch on iPlayer. Called ‘The World’s Most Beautiful… Continue reading

★ Mr Darcy! 20 Years of Pride & Prejudice (1995)
~ Arts and Culture / ~ Retrospectives

★ Mr Darcy! 20 Years of Pride & Prejudice (1995)

★ Well, if you can believe it, the first episode of the BBC’s adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic romantic novel, ‘Pride and Prejudice’, made its TV debut 20 years ago today! Featuring that Colin Firth moment, the series caused an absolute… Continue reading